Kilkenny Castle @ Kilkenny, IrelandThursday, June 16, 2016
We stopover at Kilkenny for lunch and visit Kilkenny's attractions. One of the most instantly recognised buildings in Ireland, Kilkenny Castle has been an important site since Strongbow constructed the first castle, probably a wooden structure, in the 12th century.
William the Earl Marshall built the first stone castle on the site, which was completed in 1213. This was a square-shaped castle with towers at each corner; three of these original four towers survive to this day
On the 2nd day, we drove to Cork from Dublin via Kilkenney and reached around 5.00pm. Check in to Lancaster Lodge which is a nice lodge loc...